Overlooked health policy stories of 2020 – Part 1
The COVID-19 pandemic defined the majority of the year 2020. But it wasn’t the only story to follow this year, especially in the field of health policy.
In a special extended episode of Health Affairs This Week (the first of two end-of-year episodes), Leslie Erdelack, Chris Fleming, and Rob Lott discuss some of the stories you may have missed in health policy if you focused most of your attention on the pandemic. The group highlights the Affordable Care Act turning 10, antitrust regulations, and environmental rollbacks.
- The Affordable Care Act Turns 10
- Consolidation of Providers Into Health Systems Increased Substantially, 2016-2018
- Hospital Prices Grew Substantially Faster Than Physician Prices For Hospital-Based Care in 2007-14